Summer is closer than you think. Be ready to take advantage of our fantastic Reno, Sparks & Fernley summer camps and programs. Follow our simple five step guide to get enrolled and ready for this summers activities!

Our Mission

A safe place to hang out
Computer Labs
Adult-supervised fun
Role models and mentoring
FREE tutoring for summer classes
Recreational games
Field trips to cool places (extra fees apply)
FREE classes and guest speakers on great topics
FREE breakfast and lunch
Whether it’s a game of pool at the “Club” at the Donald W. Reynolds Facility, video games at Project Solution, or practicing hip-hop dance at the Pennington Facility in Reno, there is no shortage of options for teenagers this summer in Reno, Sparks and Fernley.

Basic principles guide the mission of the Boys & Girls Club: We operate in the Truckee Meadows as a place where youth can come and have fun, build character, learn life-skills and develop meaningful relationships. It is a formula that inspires success, and over the years the Club has had positive interaction with countless youth who have gone on to pursue success in their lives and relationships.

New teens are always welcome at the Boys & Girls Club of Truckee Meadows – all for a $20 annual membership – so come check out one of our sites and see what being a member of the “Club” is all about.

Teen Summer Camp Field Trip Forms Coming soon


Teen Ceramics Camp I & II

Come play with clay! Club members will learn the basics of ceramics through slab work, coil pots and spinning pots on the wheel. If you like getting your hands dirty and want to learn how to create three dimensional art work, then this is the camp for you!
Ages: 13-18
Hours: 9am-12pm*
Fee: $40**
Week 6 – Pennington (ceramics I)
Week 7 – Pennington (ceramics II)

Teen Photography Camp

Prepare to capture the essence of awesomeness! This summer learn how to tell incredible stories through the art of photography. Come experience some beautiful Nevada scenery, gain wisdom from real professional photographers, learn how to use photo editing software, and enter your polished work into an art show.
Ages: 13-18
Hours: 9am-12pm
Fee: $40
Week 5 – Pennington

Director’s Cut

Lights! Camera! Action packed camp experience coming this Summer. This camp will equip members with the skills necessary to produce their own film. Storyboard, script writing, shooting film, and editing all take place in this camp. Members will complete a film as part of a production team to create a masterpiece. Whether you are a budding actor/actress or have an interest behind the scenes this camp is for you. Let’s have some REEL fun. Will you make the cut?
Ages: 13-18
Hours: 9am-12pm*
Fee: $80**
Week 1 – Pennington

Teen Club College

Attention teens! This opportunity is one that you will not want to miss! During this experience, teen members will learn first-hand what it is like to be a college student. Members will receive Nevada campus tours from college students themselves, talk with current collegiate athletes, and interact with college faculty. Learn about the various paths post-secondary education can take you with trips to the Nevada Football Stadium, Cultural Diversity Center, Planetarium, Engineering labs, and Art Museums.
Ages: 14-18
Hours: 9am-12pm
Week 8

Extreme Team Challenge Camp

Teen members will be split up into random teams at the beginning of camp. Each team will create their own team name, logo and banner. Teams will spend the week competing in fun and crazy sports challenges and games in order to earn team points and the title of Extreme Team Champions! 
Ages: 13-18
Hours: 9am-12pm*
Fee: $80**
Week 7


Adventure is out there! Tired of being cooped up all day? Get outside! Get some fresh air! Let’s check out some of the most spectacular spaces in the area. This brand new camp is going to open your eyes to some amazing scenery. You will learn some basic outdoor science and gain an appreciation for some natural wonders. Members will gain experience with some of our local landmarks while learning from experienced adventures. Explore waterfalls, raft the raging rapids of the American River, and reach new heights from mountaintops.
Ages: 13-18
Hours: 7am-12pm
Fee: $140
Week 2